The History of the First West India Regiment

By: A. B. Ellis
Published By: Double9 Books
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"The History of the First West India Regiment" by A. B. Ellis is a comprehensive historical account that delves into the military contributions and social dynamics of this pivotal regiment within the British Empire's colonial history. Ellis meticulously examines the regiment's formation, operations, and impact on the West Indies and the broader Caribbean region. Through extensive research and insightful analysis, Ellis sheds light on the complexities of military service in colonial contexts, exploring the intersection of race, slavery, and abolition within the regiment's ranks. From its role in conflicts and wars to its engagement with social issues such as slavery and racial dynamics, Ellis provides a detailed portrayal of the regiment's multifaceted history. Readers gain a deep understanding of the challenges faced by soldiers, the evolving dynamics of power and authority, and the broader historical context in which the regiment operated. Through "The History of the First West India Regiment," Ellis offers a compelling narrative that not only chronicles military engagements but also illuminates the social and political forces at play in the Caribbean during this period. It stands as a testament to the regiment's significant contributions and its enduring legacy in shaping the region's history.

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A. B. Ellis

A. B. Ellis, a distinguished historian and military scholar, is renowned for his seminal work, "The History of the First West India Regiment." This comprehensive masterpiece offers a detailed and authoritative account of the regiment's formation, contributions, and legacy within the context of British colonial history. Ellis's meticulous research and compelling narrative style provide readers with a thorough understanding of the regiment's pivotal role in shaping the social, political, and military landscape of the West Indies and beyond. Drawing upon archival sources, firsthand accounts, and military records, Ellis skillfully traces the regiment's evolution from its inception to its participation in key historical events, including conflicts, campaigns, and social movements. Through vivid storytelling and insightful analysis, he illuminates the experiences of the regiment's officers and soldiers, highlighting their bravery, sacrifices, and struggles amidst the challenges of colonial warfare and racial prejudice. "The History of the First West India Regiment" stands as a testament to Ellis's dedication to historical scholarship and his commitment to honoring the contributions of marginalized communities in shaping the course of history. It is an indispensable resource for scholars, students, and enthusiasts seeking to explore the complex intersections of race, imperialism, and military history in the Caribbean and beyond.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 246pages
  • ISBN-10: 9362769352
  • ISBN-13: 9789362769350
  • Item Weight: 319.8g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 13.7mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Fiction / War & Military